South America / Central America

Trump promises farmers that China trade deal will be good for them

Trump promises farmers that China trade deal will be good for them

Published 20/01/2020

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - President Donald Trump sought on Sunday to assure American farmers and ranchers hit by a protracted tariff war with China that [more…]

Bolivia exiled ex-president Morales calls on radio for armed militias

Bolivia exiled ex-president Morales calls on radio for armed militias

Published 13/01/2020

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Bolivia´s exiled former president Evo Morales on Sunday defended a call he made for the formation of armed groups, a recording [more…]

Brazil’s Supreme Court overturns censorship of Netflix show

Brazil’s Supreme Court overturns censorship of Netflix show

Published 09/01/2020

BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil’s Supreme Court on Thursday overturned an injunction against Netflix Inc that had prevented the video streaming service from showing a [more…]

U.S. court blocks Trump from enforcing ‘public charge’ immigration rule

U.S. court blocks Trump from enforcing ‘public charge’ immigration rule

Published 09/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Wednesday refused to set aside an injunction blocking the Trump administration from enforcing a rule that [more…]

Alpine skiing: Course worker frustrates run of Olympian

Alpine skiing: Course worker frustrates run of Olympian

Published 09/01/2020

(Reuters) - Veteran Argentine skier Cristian Javier Simari Birkner has never had a top-25 finish on the World Cup alpine skiing circuit, and his drought [more…]

Oil group Total to pay $100 million bonus as part of Apache Suriname deal

Oil group Total to pay $100 million bonus as part of Apache Suriname deal

Published 23/12/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - French oil company Total (TOTF.PA) said on Monday that it would pay a bonus of $100 million as part of its previously [more…]

Colombia awards three operators bandwidth in $1.5 billion auction

Colombia awards three operators bandwidth in $1.5 billion auction

Published 21/12/2019

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia has awarded bandwidth to three bidders in an auction that raised 5 trillion pesos ($1.5 billion) as part of efforts to [more…]

Colombia orders Uber to cease ride-hailing, cites competition rules violation

Colombia orders Uber to cease ride-hailing, cites competition rules violation

Published 21/12/2019

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia on Friday ordered Uber (UBER.N) to cease its ride-hailing operations in the Andean country, effective immediately, after a judge ruled the [more…]

China-Brazil satellite launched into space to monitor Amazon rainforest

China-Brazil satellite launched into space to monitor Amazon rainforest

Published 20/12/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - An Earth observation satellite jointly developed by China and Brazil was launched into space on Friday under a bilateral programme seen as [more…]

AT&T says it will continue investing in Mexico: Mexican president

AT&T says it will continue investing in Mexico: Mexican president

Published 17/12/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday that he met with AT&T Inc (T.N) Chief Executive Randall Stephenson, who [more…]